Steven Hayward, author of The Age of Reagan, says:
Most discussion of Andrew Jackson falls into predictable ruts, defaulting automatically to cliches that reflect more on our own time than his.
Whether America’s entering another Jacksonian period depends upon understanding the first one more clearly, and we have Bradley Birzer to thank for taking up the spirited defense of this complicated man and his legacy.
Recently Christopher N. Malagisi interviewed Birzer for TownHall.com. Listen to the full interview below.